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I Am an English Teacher. Rubrics Are No Way to Teach Writing

Rubrics overload students with pseudoscientific feedback when they should be learning from literature, argues English teacher Peter Machera. (December 5, 2019)

Stop Ignoring the Innovation That Happens in Traditional Public Schools

Three national educational funders explain a new program that is highlighting innovative practices in schools around the country. (November 27, 2019)

Moving Beyond Binaries to Evaluate Educational Equity

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